A superb route on good rock giving open and continuously enjoyable climbing and saving the crux for the very last moves.

W Colonna, A. Howard, D Taylor 03/Oct/1986

Ticklists: Parois-de-legende, Wadi Rum.

Dominic Acland 20/Jan AltLd O/S

Great introduction to Wadi Rum climbing topped off by a memorably cold and waterless bivouac. Too many dead-end cairns and Hammand eluded us until dawn.

with R0BJ0N, Piers
Archibald ?/Oct/18 -


QuentinSu 04/May/18 AltLd O/S
Patrick Hill 05/Apr/18 AltLd O/S
with Theo E, oliver.ghill91
oliver.ghill91 05/Apr/18 AltLd
Chris Hindley 15/Mar/18 AltLd

Great day out, as per Graeme's notes. 4 am alarm clock was worth it to maintain our clean sheet of zero benightments (for this trip anyway!)

Graeme Hammond 15/Mar/18 AltLd O/S

Big adventure day, got a little lost before finding the correct decent after the first abseils, 12 hours in total so finished in the daylight :) Soloed first couple of approach pitches before roping up. All climbing on route fairly easy with just one tricky section on the last pitch.

with Chris Hindley
Neil Adams 11/Nov/17 AltLd O/S

Couldn't see any bolts on the top crux, just some old tat hanging down connected to who knows what. That pitch felt about E2 but the rest was rompy VS

masa-alpin 11/Nov/17 AltLd O/S

AltLead: Neil took P1, and so on, until I took the last pitch. We lost during descent, it got dark, and ended up in chilly forced bivvy with no bivvying kit with little water left. Epic!

Oliver Sherman 27/Dec/13 AltLd O/S

Amazing Alpine Rock Climb (and PDL tick!) in he desert. Great line and fun last pitch.

with Hugh Thomas
PAJames ?/Nov/13 -


Hidden ?/Nov/13 AltLd
Sophie Nunn 13/Oct/13 AltLd O/S
with Mike K
Chriswallis2 03/Apr/13 Lead O/S
with annaEM
Hidden 18/Feb/13 AltLd
lukehunt ?/Nov/12 AltLd O/S
with Victor, andy hall, max
Hidden 02/Apr/11 AltLd
sebrider 14/Mar/11 AltLd O/S

Really nice :) Last climb of trip, ended up off route at the end trying a 'direct finish' 20ft above a dubious peg! I backed off and Dan found the much easier proper finish. Was imprisoned by Hammand for the night, almost found the way but it was not to be till the morning!

with Dan Walker
sgl 08/Apr/10 AltLd
with chad
Chad123 08/Apr/10 AltLd O/S

Classic, long route which we underestimated slightly by not taking headtorches! Mostly HVS climbing with a lovely bold E1/2 5c pitch at the top (only one 5c move). Somehow made it down Hammad's Route just before it got dark....

with sgl
HeatherF 11/Mar/10 AltLd O/S

Amazing! Managed not to become 'Prisoners of Wisdom'

with Roger Buser
duncana 06/Dec/09 AltLd

Nice climbing, apart from nightmare route I took on approach through rock arch on crap rock. Continued up to desert on Hammad's Route then down that.

with Pippa Archer
michaelja ?/Jan/09 AltLd

The first part soloing was a disagreeable exercise. Beautifull route! The final crux I found really hard. We continued to the summit of Jebel Rum and then down on Hammad's route.

haydng ??/2009 -
Niekolaas 29/Dec/08 AltLd O/S
HIGHTOWER 06/Apr/08 Lead O/S

Fantistic climb but got benighted on the way back down!

with Aidan
Hidden ?/Nov/02 AltLd O/S
Nigel Coe ??/2001 -
with Amnon
richparry ?/Mar/00 AltLd

Climbed with Bill Dean from Alaska

Hidden ?/Dec/99 Lead O/S
Nigel Coe ??/1998 AltLd
with Martin Crocker
Martin Bennett 01/Apr/96 -
with Andy Dunhill
Hidden ??/1995 AltLd
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